Elliott Davis Decosimo International Articles

EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program

September 20, 2010

The EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program is also referred to as the fifth employment-based preference (“EB-5”). Under this category 10,000 visas are available each year for immigrants seeking to enter the United States as lawful permanent residents (“Green Card”...

FBAR Reminder and Update

June 11, 2010

The due date for form TD F 90.22-1 is rapidly approaching.  The form (Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts) – or FBAR – reports interests in financial accounts exceeding $10,000 (in aggregate) at any point in the...

SEC Delays Plan to Adopt IFRS

February 26, 2010

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) confirmed plans this week to move ahead with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for U.S. companies.  However, the SEC now says it needs more time to make the transition. On Feb. 24, the...